Samsung Galaxy S3 is one of the devices speculated to have Android 5.0 Key Lime Pie, together with the Galaxy S4, Galaxy Note 2, Galaxy Note 7.0 and Galaxy Note 10.1. While waiting for the arrival of Android 5.0 in May, let's try maximising your Galaxy S3 using these four impressive custom ROMs redefining UI, applications and tweaks.
The Samsung Galaxy S3 is one of the high-end phones today and having a custom ROM for the device becomes one option for techie users to explore more feature on their phones.
Omega ROM Series for Galaxy S3 Omega ROM has two versions available for the S3, 4.2.1 Jelly Bean Beta and 4.1.2 Jelly Bean. Aside from the firmware features the custom ROM offers, you can also download exclusive Omega mods, themes, and ROM graphics. Visit the Omega XDA thread and choose from their huge library.
Inside Omega ROM v43.1
Based on firmware XXEMB5 Android 4.1.2 JB
Kernel stock and modem XXEMB5
Omegadroid Walk Boot animation
Omega wallpapers, Settings, and Files app
CWM Manager v3.60
Flashing apps and bloat apps anytime without flashing again the whole ROM
SuperNexus It is based entirely on Google's AOSP source and provides the Vanilla Android experience similar to Nexus devices. The SuperNexus has no third-applications which means this custom ROM is very light. Check the SuperNexus original thread.
SuperNexus ROM Details and Features:
Android 4.1.2 Jelly Bean JZO54K
Latest CM Kernel
All AOSP Android Jelly Bean Features and Applications
Zero visual changes
Improved and optimized Android source code
Official Galaxy Nexus Android 4.1.1 Boot Animation
Improved Scrolling Cache
Reduced Boot Time
Switching between USB Mass Storage and MTP/PTP
Ultra Smooth Browsing with up to 64 maximum tabs
RGUI Battery Friendly It is an MIUI-based custom ROM and heavily concentrated on maximising the battery life of your Galaxy S3. The ROM is fast, smooth, and helps lessen the charging time of the device's battery. View the download links, changelogs, bugs fixes and flashing instructions on RGUI XDA thread.
XperianZe This custom ROM will turn your Galaxy S3 into Sony Xperia Z, including the user-interface and applications. To see more of this unique custom ROM, check the XperiaZe Developer's link.
Latest Elegant System
Xperia Z Launcher
Xperia Z Keyboard with swipe
Xperia Status Bar icons
28 Xperia Wallpapers
Xperia Lock screen
Xperia Z UI, Sounds, Notifications, Alarms & Ringtones
Xperia Z Boot Animation
2 Xperia Z Live Wallpapers
Xperia Z Apps: Calendar, Calculator, Album, Movies, Walkman, Notes, Torch, TrackID
Xperia Z Widgets
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